YouTube - How to Adjust the Playback Speed of a Video

October 2016

YouTube video streaming platform allows you to view videos in slow motion or at a faster speed (up to 2x).

Some videos (sport events, tutorials...) are best seen in slow motion and sometimes at a higher pace, so here's how to adjust the playback speed of any YouTube video:

Connect to YouTube and open the video of your selection. Click on the Cog icon (Settings) displayed at the right corner of the playback screen > Speed:

Select the playback speed (set to Normal by default) and that's it:

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